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06/30/14   Summer in UK - Cliveden Manor

Cliveden, on the banks of River Thames, has been home to an Earl, three Countesses, two Dukes, a Prince of Wales and the Viscounts Astor.
001_201406_21 Cliveden Grand Avenue

South Terrace Gardens - Nancy Witcher Langhorne Astor,  born in Danville, VA, lived here. Viscountess  Nancy Astor (1879-1964) made history when she became the first female MP to take a seat in the House of Commons in 1919.  Her husbands were Robert Gould Shaw II and Waldorf Astor.
002_201406_21 Cliveden South Terrace Gardens
2014 marks the 50th anniversary of Nancy Astor's death and 95 years since she became the first female MP to take a seat in Parliament.

Water garden
003_201406_21 Cliveden Water Garden

004_201406_21 Cliveden Water Garden 2

Fountain of Love
005_201406_21 Cliveden Fountain of Love

Long Garden
006_201406_21 Cliveden Long Garden

06/30/14   Summer in UK - Hughenden

Hughenden Manor is a red brick Victorian mansion, located in High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England.  In the 19th century, it was the country house of the Prime Minister, Benjamin Disraeli.
007_201406_21 Hughenden  - View from back

During the Second World War, Hughenden Manor was used as a secret intelligence base code-named "Hillside".  The UK Air Ministry staff at the manor analyzed aerial photography of Germany and created maps for bombing missions, including the famous "Dambusters" raid.

WWII war posters at Hughenden
008_201406_21 Hughenden-Secret WWII Air Photographic Unit - Signs

009_201406_21 Hughenden-Secret WWII Air Photographic Unit - Signs 2

Suzanna in the map room where WWII bombing maps were created.
010_201406_21 Hughenden-Secret WWII Air Photographic Unit HQ

Monkey Puzzle Tree at Hughenden
011_201406_21 Hughenden Monkey Puzzle Tree

06/30/14   Summer in UK - Stokenchurch

Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Stokenchurch – Buried in the church yard is Hannah Ball, founder of Sunday School in Britain
012_201406_21 Stokenchurch - where Sunday School originated

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Proverbs 3:5-6
Trust in the Lord with your heart,
And lean not on your own understanding;
In all your ways acknowledge Him,
And He shall direct your paths.

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